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    The Hidden Costs of Being Self-Employed

    by on June 23, 2015

    It’s tempting to compare your self-employment earnings to your old salary. In truth, the two figures aren’t really comparable. There are many hidden costs involved with self-employment that you avoid as an employee. To properly compare a business opportunity…

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    Is Your Burn Rate Healthy?

    by on June 16, 2015

    You have to spend money to make money, but how much is too much? If you’re a self-funded business venture and you’d rather not accept outside funding, a slow, sustainable burn rate can help you stay independent. If you’re seeking venture capital, spendin…

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    10 Simple Ways to Increase Your Small Business’ Profits

    by on June 15, 2015

    Everybody wants to make more money. And since money often equals success for many people, that means we’re always looking for new ways to earn more. For small business owners, this is especially important, since the longer a business stays viable, the longer…

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    3 Ways Small Businesses Can Re-Invest Profits

    by on June 10, 2015

    Congratulations! After lots of hard work, determination and sheer grit, your business has begun to generate profits. Before you start celebrating, however, you must first make a decision: Should you distribute those profits to the owners or put them back into …

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    How to Consistently Generate Sales Leads

    by on June 9, 2015

    Keeping your sales pipeline full is one of the easiest ways to ensure a consistent stream of new business. However, filling that pipeline with quality leads can become its own impossible full-time job.

    Let’s explore how to classify different sales leads s…

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    Measuring Return on Investment: Is Your Marketing Plan Paying Off?

    by on June 5, 2015

    Though marketers are making progress when it comes to connecting marketing activities to business results, practitioners still find it challenging to properly track and assess the success of their marketing programs. According to Content Marketing Institute’…

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    5 Places You Can Find Hidden Cash in Your Business

    by on June 2, 2015

    Good cash flow is essential to any business, but sometimes that cash can get “lost” in the midst of everyday operations. Try digging in the five areas that follow and see if you can uncover some extra cash.
    Employee Expenses
    Employee and payroll costs ca…

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    Should You Give Employees Corporate Credit Cards?

    by on June 1, 2015

    A dedicated business credit card offers you financial perks and flexibility in spending. If you have a few key employees who make regular purchases, it may make sense to issue them cards as well.

    Handled correctly, employee credit cards can simplify the rei…

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